Victor Moses claims to have had 'a few other options' to consider when making the decision to join Stoke on loan.
AC Milan insist they have not received an offer from Liverpool for their striker Mario Balotelli.
The England Under-21 international went straight into the North End squad for their League One trip to Crawley on Tuesday night, but the game was later postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
Rudd has played three cup games for the Canaries this season, including the shock weekend FA Cup defeat to non-league Luton.
Earlier this month, North End cancelled the contract of goalkeeper Steve Simonsen by mutual consent.